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Re: Merging and switching

From: Julian Fitzell <julian_at_beta4.com>
Date: 2002-01-24 21:13:23 CET

Greg Stein wrote:

> On Thu, Jan 24, 2002 at 11:38:47AM -0600, Karl Fogel wrote:
>
>>"Sander Striker" <striker@apache.org> writes:
>>...
>>
>>>One of the 'rare' circumstances is subversion itself, where we checkout
>>>apr in our wc from another server. Granted, this is still cvs, so
>>>you'll have to imagine apr is in a svn repos on another server than
>>>svn.collab.net ;)
>>>
>>No -- the difference is that the parent doesn't have an entry for
>>subdir "apr/". Yes, there is a seperately checked out svn/apr
>>directory, but svn/.svn/entries doesn't know or care about it.
>>
>
> An argument could be made that if we see an unknown directory, then we "peek
> inside" to see if it is a WC (root).

It always bugged me that CVS didn't do that... somehow I thought SVN was
already planning to do this... must have misread something.

Julian

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